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Entries encouraged for Franklin Co. Car Show

August 9, 2012
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Entries encouraged for Franklin Co. Car Show

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor The fourth-annual Franklin County Car Show will be held on Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Preston City Park from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. And organizer Bruce Moser of Whitney, is polishing his red, modified 1935 Chevy pick-up truck for the show at the City Park, in conjunction with the...

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Girls donate ‘comfort’ blankets

August 9, 2012
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Several young girls recently donated fleece blankets to the Preston Police Department as a service project. Pictured from left are Primary president Janet Hornberger, Chief Val Sparrow in back, Deborah Hornberger, Sydnie Thain, Madison Buttars, Bailey Aston and Coral Cahoon.

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor A group of young girls from the Weston Second LDS Ward recently presented the Preston Police Department with several fleece blankets as a service project. The blankets will be placed in each of the patrol cars, according to Chief Val Sparrow, who said they will be used to...

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Happy Hands join with Osmonds

August 8, 2012
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Happy Hands Club joined with Shane, Justin and Merrill Osmond to kick off a tour for the Olive Osmond Hearing Foundation.

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor On Saturday, July 25, Preston’s own Happy Hands Club joined with Shane, Justin and Merrill Osmond on a kick off tour to promote and raise funds for the Olive Osmond Hearing Foundation. Justin Osmond and his father, Merrill Osmond, initiated the drive to raise funds to provide hearing...

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Cross-country runners to begin PHS practice

August 8, 2012
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XPRESS CASH BUS CARD

Anyone interested in running cross country this year for Preston High School needs to be at practice, beginning on Friday, Aug. 10, and Saturday, Aug. 11, at 7:30 a.m. in front of Preston High School. Head coach Tyler Jones said all high school and junior high runners are invited to participate. Those needing additional...

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Community breakfast

August 8, 2012
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jdrfflier

The Community Center is having a fund raising breakfast for anyone who would like to attend. The cost per plate is $6 per adult and $4 for children, The breakfast will be held on August 11, from 8 to 10 a.m. This story is sponsored by Juvenile Diabetes Fair Fun Run.

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Anti-terrorism sting held at border

August 7, 2012
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Jason Hall of Logan, is being questioned about the horses he is hauling by Idaho State Police Sgt. Scott Hanson Wednesday morning.

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor When Jason Hall of Logan loaded horses into his trailer Wednesday morning to take them to Paris, Idaho, he was unaware he was going to be part of a three day Home Land Security anti-terrorism exercise. As soon as Hall crossed the Idaho border south of Franklin on...

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Garbett considered for judgeship

August 7, 2012
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Todd garbett

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Todd Garbett, Prosecuting Attorney for Franklin County, is one of 12 applicants being considered for the Bear Lake County Magistrate Judge position being vacated by the Hon. O. Lynn Brower, who is retiring. Bower has been presiding in Bear Lake County as a senior judge Sixth Judicial District....

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Mink Creek land protected by Sagebrush Steppe Trust

August 5, 2012
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CHILDBIRTH CLASSES 3X5

The Sagebrush Steppe Land Trust is pleased to announce the completion of its latest conservation project near Preston. The easements permanently protect more than 1,033 acres of working land and wildlife habitat. This includes 25 acres of wetland, 250 acres of farmland and 600 acres of open space and rangeland. The easements also protect...

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Soccer tryouts set

August 4, 2012
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BABY CONTEST 2X4

Tryouts for the Preston girl’s soccer team will be held Monday, Aug. 6, and Tuesday Aug. 7. Both days will have a morning and an evening session. The morning tryouts will be held from 7-9 a.m. The evening sessions will be from 6-8 p.m. at the junior high school field. Required paperwork can be...

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Reduce fire hazards

August 4, 2012
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PreserveTheNation

Homeowners should take precautions now By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Franklin County Fire Marshall Scott Martin said homeowners, especially in the Cub River and Mink Creek areas, should continue to do what is necessary to reduce fire hazards on their properties the rest of this summer and fall. There are a number of...

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